Posts Tagged street
“Remember Robert Capa’s words: “If your pictures aren’t good enough, you’re not close enough”” – Andrew Glickman
“Find an ambiguity that lies just below the surface.” Jesse Marlow
“Bend the rules and play tricks with the mind; make documents of moments that have never existed.” – Peter Funch
When these moments occur I find they are full of humour. I really enjoy finding them.
“If you’re not sure it’s a picture, shoot it anyway” – Carolyn Drake
These two images, from many others, were occasions when I saw something but was unsure whether to shoot it or not.
I think if one has reached the stage of trying to decide whether to click the shutter, then one has already thought too much about the image and should move on.
“Pick a spot, stay there for an hour and see what unfolds” – Polly Braden
A four-hour delay at Gatwick Airport…with my camera.
“Be aware of the way the camera compresses a three dimensional world into a two dimensional plane and use that to your advantage” – Nick Turpin
“Slow down, the next picture may be very quiet and close” – Bruno Quinquet
“Expose the banalities of the new urban landscape” George Georgiou
“…I am interested in…what the relationship is between a modern planned urban/suburban space and the individual. In other words, planned public space where people can feel comfortable or familiar with but allows people to move through this space without contact, we almost become invisible to each other.” George
“Look for a window. Through a window, out of a window, or at the reflections on a window.” – Arif Asci.
These images were all taken during a short visit to Brighton, England.
“Take pictures where you’re not comfortable, where you feel exposed, threatened, or morally on the wrong side.” – Mirko Martin
Children make excellent photographic subjects but I am never at ease when photographing them in public.
I saw these two girls sleeping together at a train station in London. I really wanted to spend some more time looking for hastily took this shot.
The naked bike ride in my hometown of Halifax, NS